Southeast Alaska Beachfront Cottage(24 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath (Sleeps 4)
Otter Way Cottage is located in Indian Cove just 3/4 mile North of the Alaska Marine Highway Ferry Dock. Enjoy the 180 degree view of the cove populated by resident eagles, herons, porpoises, and more … Fishing, hiking, boating, kayaking, diving, rock-skipping, and barbecue all within a stone's throw of the front door down the private staircase to the beach. One master bedroom and bath upstairs off of the main living space make this hide-away a perfect spot for a couple. A second bedroom is available through the basement with its own entrance, ideal for teenagers or visiting guests (no bathroom downstairs) we refer to this room as The Hobbit Hole as it has low ceilings and a separate entrance from the upstairs. Not suitable for small children sleeping alone .
Member since: 2015
- 1200 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
- Bedroom upstairs has a Queen bed and has a Jack and Jill style bathroom. There is a bedroom with a separate entrance downstairs off the artist studio that also has a queen size captains bed and is a comfortable smaller bedroom. We refer to this room as the Hobbit Hole as it has a short door entrance and low ceilings....moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Music Library:
- Away From It All
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Otter Way Cottage sits in Indian Cove facing south with a beautiful view of Auke Bay. One can sit and watch the local wildlife swim or fly by all day as the cove is home to Eagles, Heron and more....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
Sep 8 - Dec 31, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $79
- Cleaning Fee $158
- Tax Rate 12%
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Otter Way Cottage is located 15 minutes from the local airport. On the drive from the airport you will see the Mendenhall Glacier which is a must see, plan a day trip to the glacier as there is plenty of hiking trails and visitor activities at the glacier visitor center to keep you busy all day.You will also pass by Auke Lake which is a fresh water lake with kayaking jet skiing and fresh water fishing , Auke Bay Harbor is where you will find kayak and boat rentals, charter a fishing boat or book a whale watching tour. The Cottage is a south facing beach front cottage located in Indian Cove.
Year Purchased: 2004
About the owner: We've lived in Juneau for 24 years and consider ourselves to be very fortunate to have found such a beautiful environment and community to call home. We both grew up in Oregon and are now splitting time between the 2 places that we call home. We wanted others to experience the beauty and serenity of our cove when we are away. There truly is no other place like it.
Why the Owner Chose Juneau, AK, USA:
We purchased Otter Way Cottage after leasing it for a year. When you wake up every morning and no matter what the weather looks like outside you still feel like you are on vacation we knew that was where we wanted to be. The front of the house is all windows and faces the water. There are days you feel like you are watching a nature channel through the windows. With porpoises that play in the cove, eagles, herons, otters and whales you won't want to leave the cove.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The million dollar view, the convenient location and the quiet neighborhood will make you fall in love with Indian Cove. Rent a Kayak 5 minutes down the road at Auke Bay Kayak Rentals and paddle out to Indian Island that sits right in front of the Cottage. Build a bonfire in the fire pit and look for the Aurora. Bar-B-Q on the expansive deck and wait for the tide to go out then walk across the land bridge to the little island and watch the sunset. So many things to enjoy.
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Front Deck on the cottage
Indian Island as seen from the deck of the cottage
Another beautiful sunrise in the cove
land bridge at low tide to the little island
Washer and dryer
Living room area and breakfast bar
at low tide you can find lots of sea life
Mendenhall Glacier 15 minutes down the road
Auke Recreational is a short walk to the end of the street.
View of the Indian Cove from the deck.
Sunrise in the cove.
View of the cove from the kitchen
The kitchen is fully stocked with everything to cook a large or small meal.
Fishing off the rocks
Winter in the cove a great winter retreat.
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Thursday, January 19, 2017
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